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adding section and subsection titles in footnote of presentation

I want to show Section and subsection names in the footnote of a presentation, made by beamer. Now, in the footer, I am using \insertsection\text{ $\quad \mid \quad $ }\insertsubsection to create ...
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embed mp4 video in latex beamer on Mac OSX Yosemite

I followed the answer of this post to install media9 package. Then I followed this post to embed .mp4 in beamer. But I failed. I included the package by: \usepackage{media9} and the related code ...
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Multiple title pages in Bearmer

I will give a talk that combines 2 independent topics. So the very first frame is going to be the usual \titlepage. But I want to have two other frames with a very similar layout introducing each ...
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beamer - Mark several pseudocode block and insert comments near it

I try to use the answer proposed to this question: Mark a pseudocode block and insert comments near it But when I try to use it with several block, it does not work as perfectly as with only one ...
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Using @masterthesis entry in .bib to use it in beamer

I am making my slides with beamer and for the references, I'm referencing it to a .bib file. In that file I have the following entry: @mastersthesis{kooshathesis, title={Disease-Gene Association ...
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How to use onslide in a listing?

I need to animate single contiguous code listings by showing and hiding parts of code using \onslide. However, TeX is complaining. How can I achieve this? I tried the advice here but it didn't work. ...
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Playing sounds with Beamer+XeTeX+Linux without Acrobat

AFAIK the natural choice for playing sounds in beamer is the multimedia package But the beamer documentation says it only works with pdflatex: ∙ The sound objects do not work together with dvips ...
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How to remove frame title from only a single slide within a frame, including vertical spacing/placeholder

Question Is there a way to temporarily completely remove the frame title from a single slide of a given frame? By completely remove, I mean the vertical space for the title as well. What I've tried ...
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Indention: Disable (Globally)

Problem Given the beamer class. Can I remove indention globally? \setlength{\parindent}{0em} didn't work out. Example Here's a minimal example: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Slide Reference vs. Link Display

Problem Given the beamer class, can I label a specific slide and same time reference this with a custom name? The first works with \label<slide>[label-name]. The second works with ...
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Widening the width of blocks in beamer

Related to this question I would like to permanently widen the width of blocks in beamer. The effect should be that of block at the bottom of the picture, whereas the block at the top is the standard ...
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Include video with \movie not working

I'm trying to embed a video in my latex presentation (using beamer). I'm compiling latex within the TexShop. When trying to embed this way, under the multimedia package: ...
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Beamer: reduce vertical space on title slide

In the following title slide, I want to include some graphics at the bottom, but they are cut off. Is there some way I can reduce the vertical space between the \author{} block and the \date{} block. ...
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How to set LaTeX so that PDF reader opens Beamer presentation without scrolling?

This question is closely related to this previous question. I am using the beamer package, which automatically loads the hyperref package, so the only thing to do is to pass additional options to ...
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pgf-umlcd operation command fails within a beamer document

It appears there is some incompatibility with the zero option to specify a virtual operation in pgf-umlcd with beamer. It works fine in an article document. The example pgf-umlcd code was taken ...
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Beamer handout mode and againframe bug?

So here is some puzzling behaviour. \documentclass[ handout ]{beamer} \begin{document} \begin{frame}<1>[label=foo] \begin{itemize}[<+->] \item One \item Two \end{itemize} ...
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Navigation Tree: Subsections

Problem Good evening everybody. Calling the beamer-class. Is it possible to have a navigation tree as shown in a sidebar in the header instead; i.e. showing all sections and subsections and ...
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Using setmonofont with Bera Sans Mono in Beamer produces garbled output

I am using Bera Sans Mono as the monospaced font for typesetting code listings using the listings package. This is done for slides which are produced using beamer and XeLaTeX. My preamble includes the ...
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Adding a header navigational bar to LaTeX beamer (also when \thispagestyle{empty})

I am trying to find a nice way to integrate a navigation bar/section overview with my presentation. I found the following code block, which adds a horizontal bar with the sections above the frame ...
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IPA characters with tipa in Beamer poster switch to small font size, cannot be set to normal font size

I am using package tipa in order to have IPA characters at my disposal. However, when used in conjunction with beamer poster, the tipa characters switch to small font size. Setting them to another ...
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Two Side by side figures having problem with captions (a) and (b)

I am making presentation in latex, I have two side by side figures with same size. I want to give caption (a) and (b) to the figures left and right respectively, and a main caption (some text) for ...
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Tips and tricks to tightly couple LaTeX paper and Beamer presentation

My typical approach is to write the paper in LaTeX, then (in a new file) to write the presentation in Beamer. I am now getting to the point in my education/career where the first version of a paper ...
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Error message in solution for “Navigation to section/subsection from Beamer headline titles”

as new user, I'm not able to add a comment to the original question/solution. I refer to the solution of Navigation to section/subsection from Beamer headline titles written by Joseph Wright. If I ...
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Place Logo Properly in BeamerPlace Logo Properly in Beamer with pgf

I try to custom my beamer presentation and I want place my logo in left in the frametitle. The best solution i found is here. Others solution are very complicate for a simple task (more and more code ...
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Workaround for the animations in Beamer? How to convert a pdf presentation to a Sozi svg?

I want to use Beamer to write my presentations, mainly because I can use TikZ code on it. I also use to include png and pdf figures, so I like to compile with pdflatex. However, I'm starting to hate ...
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Firefox PDF viewer vs beamer + pgfpages

Consider the following MWE to be previewed in the build in PDF previewer in Firefox \documentclass[handout]{beamer} \usepackage{pgfpages} \pgfpagesuselayout{8 on 1}[a4paper,border shrink=4mm] ...
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Beamer: mode* and own frame definition

Say that I am using my own definition for question frames, something akin to \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{Malmoe} \newcommand{\questionframe}[2]{ \frame[c,plain]{ \centering\huge ...
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Proofs in Beamer

I'm writing a presentation in Beamer, where I present proofs which are longer than one frame. How to make Beamer to break it automatically to another frame? If it is not possible how am I supposed to ...
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Beamer handout: removing colours

I'm using beamer for my presentation where I use a lot of colours to point out certain terms in equations with {\color<2->[rgb]{1.0,0.22,0} some text} When I make the handout, the colours ...
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Including graphics in beamer document [duplicate]

I am preparing slides for a presentation and would like to add some figures, but whenever I try to include graphics, I get the following result: That is, instead of the image that is supposed to be ...
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Clash with \usepackage[<options>]{hyperref} and beamer

When I use the following preamble: \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> \usetheme{Berkeley} \usecolortheme{default} \usefonttheme{default} \setbeamertemplate{navigation ...
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How to add algorithm in beamer?

i am trying to add algorithm pseudo code in my beamer presentation by simply copy and pasting the code which i have used in writing my paper as follows: \documentclass{beamer} ...
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Beamer: alert and math color [duplicate]

I'm having some trouble changing the colors of parts of an equation in Beamer, with "math text" being set. The following MWE demonstrates the example: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{color} ...
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Beamer and Serif fonts

How does one specify a particular letter to be serif in the beamer class? I want to keep the notation as similar in the presentation as the article as I can, and most of it turns out well, except for ...
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What are the available modes in beamer?

In beamer class for presentations we can use the \mode command to control what part of our text belongs to which mode. My question is how many mode are available for use?
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Movie15 \includemovie problem : file attached blank icon

I am using movie15 package to embed a mpeg video in my beamer presentation. My viewer is qpdfpresenterconsole (https://launchpad.net/~lissyx/+archive/ubuntu/qpdfpresenterconsole-ppa). It enables ...
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MathTime Pro 2 fonts with beamer - Error: Command `\lll' already defined

MathTime Professional 2 doesn't work with Beamer. Did anyone encounter the same problem? Below short example: \documentclass[10pt, xcolor=dvipsnames]{beamer} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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My font is ignored in beamer

I use Xetex for customize my font. I installed my font in my linux system. The command fc-list | grep -i Share-TechMono returns /usr/local/share/fonts/Share-TechMono.ttf: ...
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Putting a bibliography citation at bottom of beamer slide

I read Place bibliography items at bottom of frame and tried making my own .bib file with just one entry. The entry is nothing out of the ordinary: @book{Saussure1995, Author = {Ferdinand de ...
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Beamer: Prevent/disable appearing individual subsection titles before actual content

Recently I started to question my decision to enable the appearance of individual subsection titles before actual content. I still want to show the outline of the upcoming section once before the ...
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Beamer Presentation References slide can't allowframebreaks and have \frametitle

I am writing a Beamer presentation and my references are too long for one frame. So I tried to use [allowframebreaks], but then I get the TeX capacity exceeded error if I have a \frametitle. I can ...
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How to customize Ilmenau beamer footer to print frame numbers

I have googled this problem for hours and never found anything good for my need... I love the Ilmenau theme with red beaver color, but I can not figure out how to manage settings for it... ...
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How to make frame[t] as global default?

In Beamer, I would like to set frame[t]{ ... } as a global default of frame. How is it possible to set the option t as default? p.s. I know that it is possible by defining my custom command like ...
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Beamer, TikZ and step by step colored figure ending in PGF Math Error (divide by 0)

I'm new to TikZ, and I'm trying to "animate" successive reading of values on the curve representing a mathematical function. The point is to achieve step by step visual enhancement to focus the care ...
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LyX Beamer [t] on plaint itle frame

Here, I read how to set [t] globally for a beamer template in LyX. However, is it also possible to just set the [t] option for the PLAIN TITLE frame and leave centering for all other? Best, Fabian
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Vertically centering in Latex Beamer slightly too much up

One MWE of many (w and w/o the plain frame option, w and w/o the vfill, w and w/o the c frame option etc.): \documentclass[10pt]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation symbols}{} ...
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Beamer - customise the header of frankfurt

I'm a newbie of beamer. I wrote some slides using frankfurt theme and found some little problems. My slides contain many sections and all section titles are shown in any of the slides. I found that ...
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Transparent figure in beamer

I am trying to make a transition from one block containing text to another containing a figure. While the second block is transparent, the figure is "active", even though I specify an order of ...
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Can I add 3D objects as subfigures (using movie15)

I have faced one stiff problem that when I try to add four 3D plots (2 rows x 2 columns) in my beamer by using subfigure approach, I fail! This is my minimal example: \begin{frame} \begin{figure}[t] ...
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How can I find the File name after compile the document?

I found a part of the sample poster . when I apply he asked me :Enter file name?can you tell me where can I find the file name \documentclass[paper=a4paper,landscape,dvipsnames]{umbcposter} ...